Indoors

  • 1 Indoors — In doors , adv. Within the house; sometimes separated, {in doors}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 indoors — [in′dôrz΄, in dôrz′] adv. [< within doors] in or into a house or other building …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 indoors — [[t]ɪ̱ndɔ͟ː(r)z[/t]] ADV: be ADV, ADV after v If something happens indoors, it happens inside a building. Since she was indoors, she had not been wearing a coat... I think perhaps we should go indoors... Spend an evening indoors watching TV. Ant …

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  • 4 indoors — indoor, indoors The adjective is indoor (indoor games) and is a shortening of an earlier form within door. Indoors is an adverb (Let s go indoors now) and represents an earlier form within doors …

    Modern English usage

  • 5 indoors — in|doors [ˌınˈdo:z US o:rz] adv into or inside a building ≠ ↑outdoors ▪ Let s go indoors and have something to eat. ▪ It rained all day so we had to stay indoors …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 indoors — in|doors [ ın dɔrz ] adverb * in or into a building: I stayed indoors all day. Whatever are you doing indoors on such a lovely afternoon? ─ opposite OUTDOORS …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 indoors — adverb into or inside a building: Let s go indoors and have something to eat. | It rained all afternoon, so we had to stay indoors. opposite outdoors 1 …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 indoors */ — UK [ɪnˈdɔː(r)z] / US [ɪnˈdɔrz] adverb in or into a building I stayed indoors all day. Whatever are you doing indoors on such a lovely afternoon? …

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  • 9 indoors — /in dawrz , dohrz /, adv. in or into a house or building: We stayed indoors during the storm. [1780 90; INDOOR + s1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10 indoors — adv. Indoors is used with these verbs: ↑stay …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11 indoors — [ɪnˈdɔːz] adv in or into a building Ant: outdoors I stayed indoors all day.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 12 indoors — adverb Date: 1832 in or into a building …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 indoors — adverb In or into a building. Ant: outdoors …

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  • 14 indoors — in|door [ ɪndo:ɐ̯ , …dɔ: ], in|doors [ ɪndo:ɐ̯s , …dɔ:z ] <Adv.> [engl. indoor = im Haus, innen; Hallen , für älter: withindoor, aus: within = innerhalb u. door = Tür]: innen, im Haus, in der Halle [befindlich, stattfindend] (z. B. von… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 indoors — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. inside, in the house, at home, under a roof; see inside 2 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 indoors — adv. inside, in or into a house or building, in an enclosed place …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 indoors — adverb into or within a building. noun the area or space inside a building …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 18 indoors — in·doors …

    English syllables

  • 19 indoors — in•doors [[t]ɪnˈdɔrz, ˈdoʊrz[/t]] adv. in or into a building • Etymology: 1780–90 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 indoors — /ɪnˈdɔz / (say in dawz) adverb in or into a house or building. {in 1 + door + s1} …

    Australian English dictionary